UNZALARU to hold on to results, students run amok

UNZALARU to hold on to results, students run amok »

2 Sep, 2015
News

THE University of Zambia Lecturers and Researchers Union (UNZALARU) has maintained that lecturers at the institution will not release students’ results until government meet their demands. And the UNZALARU says the money released by government yesterday was far from meeting the union’s expectations. In a telephone interview, UNZALARU secretary general Jason Mwanza charged that results would not be released unless all the controversies surrounding the lecturers are sorted out without fail.

Zambian banks face money shortage

Zambian banks face money shortage »

31 Jul, 2015
Business

THE Bankers Association of Zambia (BAZ) says banks in the country are struggling to support key sectors of the economy because they do not have enough funds. BAZ President Leonard Mwanza told the Lusaka Star in a telephone interview today that the recently increased statutory reserve ratio empowers the central bank to be entitled to as much as 18 percent of all deposits made in Banks.

“Be a voice for the voiceless”- emphasizes former UNZASU president »

15 Dec, 2013
News

FORMER University of Zambia Students Union (UNZASU) president has instructed students in unions at universities and colleges all over the country to use their positions to speak for the  voiceless. In an interview with Lusaka Star, 2008 UNZASU president Antonio Mwanza urged the current UNZA students union as well as unions at different learning institutions in the country  to speak out on issues of national development.

CHAN championship is of great significance to football development-FAZ

CHAN championship is of great significance to football development-FAZ »

2 Aug, 2013
Sports

FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) Communications Manager Erick Mwanza, says qualifying to the 2014 African Nations  Championships (CHAN) finals in South Africa is of great significance to football development in Zambia. In an interview with the Lusaka Star, Mwanza said the CHAN championship was a very important tournament for football development. Mwanza said the Zambia developmental squad was a good and hard working team with potential of winning the return leg CHAN qualifier match against Botswana.

BoZ steps up currency rebase campaign

BoZ steps up currency rebase campaign »

12 Oct, 2012
Business

The Bank of Zambia has intensified its nationwide campaign aimed at sensitizing the public on the rebasing of the local currency.   Bank of Zambia Manager for Communications and Protocol Besnat Mwanza revealed that the central bank has deployed a ten man team to educate the public on the process of rebasing.  

CAF donates cardiac arrest control, detection equipment to FAZ

CAF donates cardiac arrest control, detection equipment to FAZ »

1 Oct, 2012
Sports

THE Confederation of African Football (CAF) has donated medical equipment meant for the detection of possible cardiac arrest in players to the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ). Speaking in an interview with the Lusaka Star, FAZ Communications Manager Eric Mwanza said that the equipment was meant to improve the capacity of team doctors to contain cardiac arrest and other heart related complications among players in the country.